Wedding Dress?

Collection Type

  • Clothing and accessories

Date

1867-1868

GUSN

GUSN-45311

Description

White and beige changable taffeta dress. Neckline trimmed with net, sleeves trimmed with cream chenille fringe. Bodice is pointed and boned. Fifteen cream covered buttons down back and a hook and eye tab at waist. Lined with linen. Matching skirt with train has a hook and eye closure and a pocket on the right side. Skirt hem is lined with crinoline and glazed cotton.

Details

Descriptive Terms

wedding dresses
dresses (garments)
taffeta
stitching
chenille (yarn)
silk (textile)
weddings
Women's clothing
Taffeta
Silk
Hand Stitched
Wedding
Chenille
Gown, Wedding

Maker

Unknown

Accession Number

1951.36